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  • n. A Thai form of dance with music and narration.

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Examples

  • The Ministry of Culture is giving 'khon' mask dance a major facelift in the hope of bringing this classical art form back to its former ...

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  • At the king's orders, various forms of entertainment such as khon (Thai classical masked drama), puppet shows and Chinese opera accompanied the cremation of his father.

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  • As our PM was named one of the Best Users of Thai Language by the Ministry of Culture this week, the subversive camp, deprived of legitimate channels, reels out the stickers and Facebook logo: chan hen khon tai - "I see dead people", borrowing from a movie catchphrase.

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  • Prices khon Jobs, prices data flag hurdles for economy (Reuters):

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  • Serena Williams beats Aleksandra Wozniak 6-1, 6-2 to reach quarterfinals at French Open Serena williams khon Serena Williams into 4th round at Melbourne (AP): AP -

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  • (AP): AP - In his latest job creation effort, President Barack Obama is trying to ... khon Officials defend Obama's date to begin troop pullout

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  • Jo rastey mae aaye uss k khon ka aakhri qatra bhi nachor lena.

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  • In response to Princess 'suggestion from, the 1996 cremation of the Princess Mother was accompanied by khon, stage plays, shadow plays and Thai puppet shows.

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  • Bunditpatanasilpa Institute's fine arts department director-general Kriengkrai Sampatchalit has confirmed that some 2,000 artists from the department and from other private institutes will perform shadow plays, khon, music and Thai puppet shows as part of the Princess's cremation.

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  • East meets West and conceptual collides with classical in this droll movement exchange between French modernist Jérôme Bel and Thai khon dancer Pichet Klunchun.

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